Self-help guide to Queer Arizona: 20 Lesbian pubs, Events and Orgs | HER

Very, you reside Arizona.



u’re queer. And you’re all,

Where all of them ladies at… no actually. In which will they be?

Whether for a night out together, a grab, or a night out because of the girls, you want to feel as well as pleasant. HER did the vital work of letting you get your homosexual on in the big Canyon State. Why should the ‘G’ have actually all of the fun? Browse the following activities, sites, etc. for a female-centric, lesbian-specific, woman friendly AZ (scroll down for bars and functions).

What exactly is good Arizona?

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There’s nothing a lot better than good Pride. Parties, parades, pubic shows of love. Every little thing we really love. But everybody knows there’s something better also.

An important function of Phoenix Pride will be market unity, presence, and self-esteem among LGBTQ individuals, and supply an optimistic image throughout Arizona. Phoenix Pride is actually a 501(c)(3) non-profit business, as well as the biggest event they organize is actually the annual parade, gathering and fundraiser. The 35th Annual Phoenix PRIDE is actually arranged for Saturday, April 11, 2015 and Sunday, April 12, 2015. Stay updated on Twitter:

Rainbows Fest

(in other words. „Arizona’s Best Street Fair“)

. Hosted in historic Heritage Square Park in Downtown Phoenix, the Rainbows Festival attracts a crowd of over 20,000 LGBT pals, households and allies annually. Rainbows Festival will be the 2nd largest LGBTQ occasion inside the condition of Arizona, second to Phoenix Pride. With two chances to commemorate the awesomeness in Phoenix all year whon’t want to wave their rainbow banner? In 2010’s festival is actually scheduled for Saturday, October 17, 2015 and Sunday, Oct 18, 2015. Admission is FREE.

Rainbows Fest – pic thanks to Northeast Valley Information

Tucson Pride can a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit business that produces and promotes instructional, social, and leisurely activities when it comes to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and allied communities in Tucson, AZ. The 38th annual „Pride when you look at the Desert“ is scheduled for Saturday, October 17, 2015 at Kino Sports advanced. Talk to Tucson PRIDE news on Twitter:

The human being liberties promotion matches for LGBT equality in Arizona alongside state and neighborhood teams and lawmakers. In addition they throw quite great functions. When you do-nothing else, Like them on fb to add the vocals towards the battle:


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The middle is found in the heart of Downtown Phoenix at 801 N. 2nd Ave. As a community center, their primary focus should effectively act as a reference and inform the LGBTQ neighborhood. The guts features some solutions, methods and products which are prepared for everybody else. They have organizations, health solutions, knowledge, wellness, resource supplies and. They have also lately launched their own

ladies’ service class

for anyone looking to get included. Look out for community events on myspace:

Southern Arizona’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual ad Transgender Community Center is actually alway offering back once again to town. Try to find tactics to volunteer, and Like all of them on Facebook:

SAAF remains truly the only community-based business in Southern Arizona providing instance administration and ancillary service services for those coping with HIV/AIDS as well as their families. In addition they offer culturally proper avoidance and education programs to reduce the rate of disease, and considerable courses and options for community members to fill critical support roles. Bear in mind, Arizona Gives Day is actually Tuesday April 7, 2015. Find out more by following SAAF on myspace:

These girls tend to be at…

Pic thanks to Cash Inn Country via Twitter

Simply good feels concerning Cash. Its definitely the friendliest lesbian/gay country-dance bar in Arizona. AND it does not matter if you prefer nation, rap, or Vintage stone, they get involved in it all. Therefore grab some darts or check out the patio and revel in a glass or two whilst consuming the attractive Arizona evenings. Like all of them on myspace, ’cause ya carry out:


The Zoan is one of AZ’s leading homosexual bars. Females are pleasant and motivated to partake in the fun. Check out for an open mic night or a few powerful cocktails (possibly a couple of powerful cocktails prior to the mic?). Follow Zoan Phoenix on Twitter:


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Okay ladies, it is an issue. Fantasy Friday’s will be the only lesbian nightclub night centered around LESBIANS.

Aqua Night-club

is bringing you drink deals, great songs, and (according to the saturday) live activity with a high profile appearance or two. You shouldn’t take too lightly this brand new kid on the block (established saturday, March 13th) – Fantasy saturday’s is actually planning to hang in there. Like them on fb to help keep your monday nights new:



Pic courtesy of Stacy’s at Melrose via Twitter

Stacy’s attracts a good combined group. Take in, dancing, drink, dance some more. You are sure to have a great time surrounded by good individuals. Plus, look for She-Lounge, Stacy’s month-to-month women’s celebration. See just what’s upon Facebook:


FilmBar Phoenix

. Exactly what much better night out than beverages and a movie? Imagine if you might have both, simultaneously? Cue FilmBar Phoenix in which they show new indie and international movies with a themed classic film collection every month, and unexpected cult classics with typical tests of regional filmmakers’ material. With more than 25 various craft drinks and 12 various wines, here is the perfect location for a hang. Now whenever we could just get them to filter

But I’m a Cheerleader

inside their microcinema, we would end up being golden. Check them out on Facebook:

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It’s really no key the WNBA and lesbians think firmly about each other. But if you’re where you can find three-time championship staff, Phoenix Mercury, women’s professional baseball is actually cool. And I also suggest


. LGBT ladies could hardly contain on their own whenever development of star user, Brittney Griner’s engagement struck. Sufficient reason for my youth crush, Diana Taurasi, in addition sportin’ the jersey, there is doubt that speaking Stick Resort Arena is actually greatly speckled with ladies you may like to go out. Proceed with the champs on Twitter:


enter the opposition

to win tickets on their basic online game at home this year!

Exactly how much will we love roller derby? Let me rely the methods… Tucson Roller Derby is an all-girl flat-track roller derby category that was formed in 2003. Truly a skater-owned and -operated 501(c)3 organization. The TRD residence teams through the VICE Squad, the Furious Truckstop Waitresses, together with Copper Queens. They will have also got two all-star vacation groups: the B Team Bandoleras, in addition to A Team Saddletramps. Carry out yourself the benefit, and Follow them on Facebook:


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Two terms: lesbians, softball. It appears I mentioned sufficient about Cactus Cities Softball League, but I’ll increase. The objective of the CCSL is promote neighborhood, local, nationwide and international activities competition mainly for gays, lesbians and anyone specialized in the advertising of this amateur sports knowledge for persons of all expertise degrees and skills regardless of sexual orientation, gender, competition, creed, faith or national source. Yea, you got that right. They are awesome. Join a slow pitch staff nowadays, and follow the group on fb:

I would join this category just for the name, however it improves. Buddies with Benefits Kickball is actually everything you hoped kickball would be in 5th class and so many more! They truly are an entirely non-competitive (point), drinking-encouraged (point) set of grownups who like to do something like 11 12 months olds (dual points) every Sunday early morning from October to April. Follow them inside off season on Facebook:

and join up from inside the Fall!

Stay caffeinated, or de-caffeinated.

(to suit your sober hang)

This incredible, ecclectic restaurant is actually a well liked amongst residents and those who simply occur upon it. Head truth be told there for most real time jams, a smooth brew, or a slice of rainbow meal (baked just for you!). It is the best spot to meet up with friends, and take that woman you found on the. Like Copper Superstar on Twitter and stop by for a trip:



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Whether you’re a coffee enthusiast or perhaps not, you need to hit right up Lux Coffee Bar. Just take her there on a first go out to grab some lattes for 2. Possibly take to the nod towards barista for most heart-shaped coffee art activity? Their particular iced velvet is to-die-for, plus they make a batch of one’s own do-it-yourself whipped ointment daily to place on top. Include COMPLIMENTARY wi-fi on the mix and you are in operation. Toss a Like to their Facebook page in which to stay the loop:

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